Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Meraki.

Meraki
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 311 299
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 21 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 11
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.79% +1.88% -27.27%

Meraki is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4729 5110 4874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.32% 46.02% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3621 3792 4044
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Meraki in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +27 18 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Coventry +3 1 £55,000 +19.57%
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) MPLS
3 19 (90.48%) HP
4 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (85.71%) CCNP
4 18 (85.71%) Wireless
4 18 (85.71%) Data Centre
5 17 (80.95%) Presales
5 17 (80.95%) VPN
5 17 (80.95%) OSPF
6 16 (76.19%) ITIL
6 16 (76.19%) VLAN
6 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
6 16 (76.19%) SolarWinds
6 16 (76.19%) F5
7 13 (61.90%) Aruba
7 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (61.90%) Fortinet
7 13 (61.90%) Network Security
7 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
7 13 (61.90%) Migration
7 13 (61.90%) Ethernet
7 13 (61.90%) BGP
7 13 (61.90%) Project Management
7 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
8 12 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
8 12 (57.14%) SNMP
8 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
8 12 (57.14%) SSL

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) MPLS
2 18 (85.71%) Wireless
3 17 (80.95%) OSPF
3 17 (80.95%) VPN
4 16 (76.19%) VLAN
5 13 (61.90%) BGP
5 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (61.90%) Ethernet
5 13 (61.90%) Network Security
6 12 (57.14%) Cisco ISE
6 12 (57.14%) IPsec
6 12 (57.14%) SNMP
6 12 (57.14%) SSL
6 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
10 4 (19.05%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 12 (57.14%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Network Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Voice Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Mitel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Mitel Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 12 (57.14%) FlexPod
3 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Presales
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
3 13 (61.90%) Migration
3 13 (61.90%) Project Management
3 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
4 12 (57.14%) Application Performance Management
4 12 (57.14%) Converged Infrastructure
4 12 (57.14%) ITIL V3
4 12 (57.14%) Line Management
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (57.14%) Network Design
4 12 (57.14%) Performance Management
4 12 (57.14%) Security Management
4 12 (57.14%) SIEM
4 12 (57.14%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CCNP
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (4.76%) CCDA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDP
3 1 (4.76%) CCIP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSP
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (19.05%) QRadar
2 4 (19.05%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) HP
3 16 (76.19%) F5
3 16 (76.19%) SolarWinds
4 13 (61.90%) Aruba
4 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 13 (61.90%) Fortinet
5 12 (57.14%) Brocade
5 12 (57.14%) Sourcefire
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Tripwire
8 3 (14.29%) Apple
8 3 (14.29%) Mitel
8 3 (14.29%) Virgin Media
9 1 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (4.76%) Huawei